2019-20 Seating Hearings

Seating hearings for all Youth Symphony and Concert Orchestra members will take place in August, 2019 at the Life Together Center in Peoria. Sign up for time slots are available below. Please plan to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled time.

Excerpts for seating hearings will become available on June 30th, 2019.


Seating hearings will consist of three components:

  1. Excerpts (available below)
  2. Solo (student’s choice – 2 minutes in length)
  3. Sight reading

All violins will play the Violin I part. Be sure to listen to YouTube performances in advance to familiarize yourself with tempo and style.

Youth Symphony Excerpts for Seating Hearings

CICO Excerpts for Seating Hearings